Posted on Jun 11, 2016

A few practice problems related to Probability theory are given here. These problems are adapted from the textbook: Probability and Random Processes by Scott Miller 2nd Edition. These problems cover the following topics: Experiments, Sample spaces, events, Axioms of Probability, Assigning Probability, Joint and Conditional Probability, Independence, Baye’s Theorem, Total Law of Probability, Discrete Random variables. Problem-1: A roulette wheel consists of 38 numbers (18 are red, 18 are black, and 2 are green). Assume that with each spin of the wheel, each number is equally likely to appear. (a) What is the probability of a gambler winning if he...